Monthly Archives: October 2017

Warriors say no need to protest during anthem

OAKLAND, Calif. -- After the Golden State Warriors lost 108-102 to the Denver Nuggets in a preseason opener on Saturday evening, the essential...

Rugby Championship: New Zealand beat Argentina after retaining title

The All Blacks have only...

What's on Lonzo's feet? Meet the Lonzo Ball Sneaker Tracker

Los Angeles Lakers rookie point guard Lonzo Ball made a splash this spring when he debuted his signature Big Baller Brand sneaker at...

Lakers' Ball excites despite cool shooting night

ANAHEIM, Calif. -- In his first preseason game with the Los Angeles Lakers, Lonzo Ball struggled with his shot but still displayed his...

Dodgers get postseason home-field advantage

DENVER -- The Los Angeles Dodgers secured home-field advantage throughout the playoffs Saturday on a night they beat the Rockies 5-3.The Rockies earlier...

Stanton stuck at 59; will bat leadoff in finale

MIAMI -- Giancarlo Stanton remained at 59 home runs after failing to hit one in the Miami Marlins' 10-2 win over the Atlanta...

Teammates, opponents and more congratulate Matt Cain on 13-year career

San Francisco Giants pitcher Matt Cain received a standing ovation Saturday when he walked off the mound for the last time, wrapping up...

Walton: Lakers to lock arms throughout season

ANAHEIM, Calif. -- Los Angeles Lakers coach Luke Walton says the team plans to lock arms during the national anthem throughout the season,...

Ailing Scherzer exits last start before playoffs

WASHINGTON -- Nationals ace Max Scherzer has been pulled from his start against Pittsburgh because of an apparent injury to his right leg.The...

Raiders WR Crabtree doubtful vs. Broncos

ALAMEDA, Calif. -- The Oakland Raiders' leading receiver Michael Crabtree is doubtful to play this week against Denver because of a chest injury.The...

Rockies celebrate first postseason spot since '09

DENVER -- The Colorado Rockies sprayed soda around the clubhouse and even did a bit of dancing after clinching their first postseason berth...

Giants' Cain tosses 5 scoreless in career finale

SAN FRANCISCO -- Matt Cain raised his arms and waved his cap, fighting off tears amid a standing ovation as he walked off...

Rockies ride the roller coaster to the postseason

The Colorado Rockies saved their season in early September at Dodger Stadium. The team had been in a possession of a playoff spot...

Indians activate All-Star Brantley from DL

CLEVELAND -- Indians outfielder Michael Brantley was activated Saturday from the disabled list, and manager Terry Francona is considering placing him on Cleveland's...

Tigers' Romine 5th MLBer to play all 9 positions

MINNEAPOLIS -- Andrew Romine became the fifth player in baseball history to play all nine positions in one game, helping the Detroit Tigers...